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Olle Widegren
Olle  Widegren

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Danderyd, Sweden

High School:
Danderyds Gymnasium

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 145


04/21/2015

Men's Golf Finishes 4th at Big South; Dorn and Wheeler Honored

Whleeler als named Academic All-Big South

04/20/2015

Men's Golf Leads Big South Through Round Two

Eight of CCU's 10 rounds in two rounds were par or better

04/05/2015

Coastal Men's Golf Finishes 13th at 3M Augusta Invitational

Up Next for CCU is Bog South Championship

04/04/2015

Coastal Men's Golf tied for 11th at 3M Invitational

03/31/2015

Andrew Dorn is Co-Medalist at Hootie; Chants tie for 9th

Dorn had the sixth-best, 54-hole score in CCU history

03/10/2015

2015 General Hackler Championship Day 2

2015 General Hackler Championship Day 2

03/09/2015

2015 General Hackler Championship Day 1

2015 General Hackler Championship Day 1

10/16/2014

Men's Golf Action 2014

Men's Golf Action 2014

03/11/2014

2014 General Hackler Day 2

2014 General Hackler Day 2

2014-15 (So.): Only Chant to play in all 11 team events ... Finished fifth on the team with a 76.33 scoring average ... Best 54-hole finish was a 2-over 218 at the 3M Augusta Invitational (74-74-70) ... Carded a career-low 67 at Wendy's Kiawah Classic, overall posting a 54-hole score of 8-over 224 (76-67-81) ... Earned Dean's List for both the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 semesters ... Named to the 2014-15 Big South Presidential Honor Roll for posting at least a 3.0 for the academic year.

2013-14 (Fr.): Named to the Big South All-Freshman Team ... Played in eight events and ranked third on the team with a 75.26 scoring average ... Had four rounds of par or better ... In his collegiate debut, tied for second and was named Big South Golfer of the Week ...Carded a 3-under par 141 over two rounds at the Myrtle Beach National Invitational - hosted by Gardner-Webb on Myrtle Beach National's West Course ... Turned in an opening-round 72 and was in 12th place after 18 holes ... He then posted a 3-under 69 - tying for the lowest round of the day - to move up 10 spots to second ... Shot an opening-round 69 at the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate ... Placed 30th at the Big South Championship (77-76-76=229) ... Earned Dean's List for both the Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 semesters ... Named to the 2013-14 Big South Presidential Honor Roll for posting at least a 3.0 for the academic year.

Prior to Coastal Carolina: On the Swedish Junior National team that won the European Men's Team Championship in Madrid, Spain, in 2009 ... In fact, Widegren won the deciding match in the tournament ... Finished tied for 31st at the 2013 Scandinavia Junior Boys Open, shooting 74-73-82 ... Qualified to play in the 2012 R&A Boys Amateur Championship and he won the Galvin Green Junior Open, shooting 71-73, on the Junior Masters Invitational tour ... In addition to his golf talent, Widegren is a standout hockey player and tennis player ... Named the "Ballboy of the Year" at the 2007 and 2010 ATP's Stockholm Open ... His older brother, Pontus, was a standout at UCLA, represented Europe on four Palmer Cup teams.

Coastal Carolina Results:

Career Low Round........................67
Career Rounds in the 60's............3
Career Rounds Par or Better.........9

2013-14 - FRESHMAN

9/23-24 Myrtle Beach National Invitational (72) 72 69 141 +3 t-2nd
10/11-13 Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate (72) 69 77 78 224 +8 t-54th
2/23-25 John Hayt Collegiate (72) 77 75 77 229 +13 t-62nd
3/2-4 SMU Querencia Cabo Collegiate (71) 75 77 82 234 +21 63rd
3/10-11 General Hackler Championship (72) 74 77 78 229 +13 t-26th
3/14-15 Seminole Intercollegiate (72) 74 71 74 219 +3 t-21st
4/5-6 3M Augusta Invitational (72) 75 73 78 226 +10 t-63rd
4/21-23 2014 Big South Championship (72) 77 76 76 229 +13 30th

2014-15 - SOPHOMORE

9/12-14 Tar Heel Intercollegiate (72) 74 77 74 225 +9 t-63rd
10/10-12 Bank of Tennessee (72) 74 79 153 +9 t-71st
10/18-19 Camden Collegiate Invitational (70) 75 78 77 230 +20 t-64th
11/02-04 Wendy's Kiawah Classic (72) 76 67 81 224 +8 t-35th
2/2-3 Sea Best Invitational (70) 79 82 80 241 +31 74th
2/27-3/1 John Hayt Collegiate (72) 81 81 79 241 +25 t-75th
3/9-10 General Hackler Championship (72) 78 76 72 226 +10 t-49th
3/22 Blue Devil Shootout (72) 75 75 +3 t-14th
3/29-31 Hootie @ Bulls Bay (72) 71 77 75 223 +11 t-53rd
4/4-5 3M Augusta Invitational (72) 74 74 70 218 +2 t-42nd
4/19-21 2015 Big South Championship (72) 75 72 87 234 +18 44th